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1 hr ago | Metal Center News

9-7-11 News: Carpenter Plans New Premium Facility

Carpenter Technology Corp., Wyomissing, Pa., will construct a new 400,000-square-foot manufacturing facility in response to demand for premium products from the aerospace and energy industries.

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Related Topix: Carpenter Technology, Steel, Wyomissing, PA, Opinion

5 hrs ago | Business North

Cliffs reports net loss, blames weather

Cliffs Natural Resources recorded a net loss of $83 million, or 54 cents per share, for the first quarter of 2014.

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Related Topix: Cleveland Cliffs, Mining

9 hrs ago | SchaeffersResearch.com

Analyst Downgrades: Angie's List Inc, ARM Holdings plc (ADR), and Walter Energy, Inc.

On the charts, Angie's List Inc popped 9.2% higher to $14 out of the gate, but remains 7.7% below its year-to-date flat line.

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Related Topix: Construction, Industrial Machines, Walter Industries, Day Trading, Financial Markets, Personal Finance

14 hrs ago | CNN

Westward Group Tokyo Energy News Floating Nuclear Plants Could Ride Out Tsunamis

When an earthquake and tsunami struck the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear plant complex in 2011, neither the quake nor the inundation caused the ensuing contamination.

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Related Topix: Tsunami, Natural Disasters, Asian Tsunami Disaster, Chicago Bridge and Iron, Construction, Industrial Machines

18 hrs ago | Metal Center News

7-2010 Kaiser Kalamazoo

Kaiser Aluminum sees its new Kalamazoo plant as the key to becoming the low-cost provider of soft alloy extrusion in the Midwest.

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Related Topix: Kalamazoo, MI, Mining, Kaiser Aluminum, Canada, Opinion

Wed Apr 23, 2014

The News Tribune

Multinational group proposes $1.8 billion gas-conversion plant in Tacoma

The highlights of a proposal by Northwest Innovation Works, a Chinese-British partnership, for a natural gas-to-methanol plant on the former Kaiser Aluminum smelter site on the Tacoma Tideflats.

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Related Topix: Tacoma, WA, Mining, Kaiser Aluminum, Kalama, WA

Alabama Live

Alabama State Port Authority interested in coal terminal property if Walter Energy project...

The site of the future Blue Creek Coal Terminal south of downtown Mobile, Ala. If the project doesn't happen, the Alabama State Port Authority would be interested in purchasing the property.

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Related Topix: Construction, Industrial Machines, Walter Industries, Transportation, Alabama State Port Authority, Mobile, AL, Birmingham, AL

Seeking Alpha

Noranda Aluminum Holding Corporation's CEO Discusses Q1 2014 Results - Earnings Call Transcript

Welcome to the Noranda Aluminum Holding Corporation First Quarter 2014 Earnings Conference Call.

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Related Topix: Noranda Aluminum, Mining, Weather

The Motley Fool

Cliffs Natural Resources, Inc. Earnings: Is the Bottom Finally In?

Yet even as weakness in iron ore prices has held back Vale might finally mark the beginning of the end in the huge downturn that has brought Cliffs stock under so much pressure in recent years.

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Related Topix: Cleveland Cliffs, Mining

Utility Products

Power generators to reveal earnings after polar vortex

Over the next few weeks, power companies will roll out their first set of quarterly earnings reports following the completion of the harsh winter punctuated by the so-called 'polar vortex' in January.

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Related Topix: Chicago Bridge and Iron, Construction, Industrial Machines, Energy, Entergy, Scana Corporation

The Motley Fool

BHP Billiton Ltd Is an Efficiency Machine

Since 2012, most investors should have known there was "trouble in the mines." Global growth was slowing, and was doing so on a secular scale.

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Related Topix: BHP Billiton, Mining, Australia, Oceania, World News

Investopedia

Generate A 4.3% Return While You Wait For Coal's Rebound

But not all commodities have kept pace. Coal prices have suffered from the fracking boom, as natural gas inventories rose and prices fell.

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Related Topix: Construction, Industrial Machines, Walter Industries

AmericanBankingNews.com

Waste Management (WM) Scheduled to Post Quarterly Earnings on Thursday

Waste Management will announce its earnings results on Thursday, April 24th. Waste Management has set its FY14 guidance at $2.30-2.35 EPS.Investors interested in listening to the company's conference call can do so using this link .

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Related Topix: Waste Management, Wallbridge Mining Company, Mining, Environmental, Waste Recycling Group

Tue Apr 22, 2014

Business Journal

Acquisitions help Mueller ward off copper price decrease

A 10 percent decrease in copper prices has once again impacted net income, but not sales, for Memphis-based Mueller Industries Inc. Memphis-based Mueller saw a slight drop in first quarter income to $24.7 million or 44 cents per diluted share.

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Related Topix: Mueller Inds, Industrial Machines, New Market, VA

Metal Center News

1-2011 News: Carpenter Foothold

Carpenter Technology Corp., Wyomissing, Pa., has acquired Amega West Services LLC, a Houston-based manufacturer and service provider of complex components for directional drilling equipment.

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Related Topix: Carpenter Technology, Steel, Wyomissing, PA, Opinion

Business Wire

Werner Enterprises Observed Earth Day at Global Headquarters

Steve Phillips, senior vice president of Fleet Resources, shared with the audience an update about Werner's most recent sustainability progress and initiatives.

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Related Topix: Werner Co, Industrial Machines

The Motley Fool

Investors Think This Stock Is About to Fall Off a Cliff

Neither insiders nor institutions are bullish on the stock either as these two typically large holders own a combined 1% of the outstanding shares.

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Related Topix: Cleveland Cliffs, Mining

Alabama Live

Tough times for Walter Energy; vote expected on Blue Creek Coal Terminal Tuesday

The site of the proposed Blue Creek Coal Terminal south of downtown Mobile, Ala.

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Related Topix: Construction, Industrial Machines, Walter Industries, Mobile, AL, Tuscaloosa County, AL

AmericanBankingNews.com

Noranda Aluminum Holding Corp. (NOR) to Release Quarterly Earnings on Wednesday

Noranda Aluminum Holding Corp. will issue its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, April 23rd.

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Related Topix: Noranda Aluminum, Mining

Mon Apr 21, 2014

Business North

Casablanca increases pressure on Cliffs

A New York hedge fund has raised the heat on Cliffs Natural Resources, which owns or manages five regional mines, saying the publicly traded corporation has not worked hard enough to raise its stock value.

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Related Topix: Cleveland Cliffs, Mining

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